eMammal – Balancing rigorous large scale citizen science with participant learning

Abstract

Citizen science initiatives try to balance scientific data collection with education, with varying degrees of success. eMammal is a large-scale citizen science program that partners with volunteers to place wildlife cameras... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Tavis Forrester (Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, Front Royal, VA USA)
  2. William J. Mcshea (Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, Front Royal, VA USA)
  3. Roland Kays (North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh, NC USA)
  4. Robert Costello (National Museum of Natural History,)
  5. Megan Baker (Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, Front Royal, VA USA)
  6. Arielle Parsons (North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh, NC USA)
  7. Stephanie Schuttler (North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh, NC)
  8. Elizabeth Kalies (University of Missouri)

Topic Area

Research/Evaluation of CitSci Experience

Session

PS/R » Poster Session / Reception (17:30 - Wednesday, 11th February, Ballrooms 220B and 220C)

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